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Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Public Affairs and Communications Department  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
4.75 cu. ft. processed holdings
24.02 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Serials (publications)
Clippings
Color transparencies
Brochures
Posters
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Books
Compact discs
Maps
Diaries
Picture postcards
Black-and-white photographs
Motion pictures (visual works)
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Electronic records
Digital images
Date:
1868
1868-2013
circa 1868-2013
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Alphabetic, chronologic, and unarranged
Summary:
Consists of records documenting the activities of the Public Affairs and Communications Department and its predecessor, the Office of Public Affairs. Subjects include dedications, celebrations, and other events at the National Zoological Park; publicity for the National Zoological Park and its programs and animals; articles, biographical information, and correspondence by and about National Zoological Park staff; manuscripts and notes relating to research on animals, the National Zoological Park, and on zoos in general; general information about the National Zoological Park; educational activities and publications produced by the National Zoological Park; and submissions for publications. Materials include correspondence, clippings, memoranda, manuscripts, images, production records, brochures, serials, educational materials, notes, postcards, films, videotapes, audiotapes, pamphlets, publications, press releases, press packets, reports, newsletters, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Zoos--Educational aspects  Search this
Public relations  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoo exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00964
See more items in:
Subject Files circa 1868-2013 [National Zoological Park (U.S.) Public Affairs and Communications Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226630